Experience Cloud applications and services are updated monthly. This page is your central location for finding the latest release updates, documentation, and tutorials for Experience Cloud and Experience Platform. You can also find new documentation for Creative Cloud for Enterprise and Document Cloud.
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Latest update: August 26, 2021
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August 26, 2021 | Make your next audience segment smarter than ever - Get to know the Segment Builder in Experience Platform with Doug Moore, Aaron Shields, Yaya Wang, and Andres Monroy!
For more videos, visit the Adobe Experience League Channel on YouTube.
Experience Cloud Central Interface Components includes updates accessed from the unified product header, such as self-help, search, and user account preferences. Updates to People, Places (Location), and product management are found here.
|Unified Recents - Extended support for recently accessed business objects||August 10, 2021||Unified Recents is extended to additional business objects in Journey Optimizer and Experience Platform. Journey Optimizer customers can find their recently accessed objects (Messages, Journeys, Segments, Schemas, Datasets, Data Sources, Events, Actions, Sources, and Destinations) from Adobe Journey Optimizer Home page.|
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Adobe System Status provides detailed information, status updates, and email notifications about Adobe cloud products and services outage, disruption, and maintenance events. Check it out at status.adobe.com.
You can find the latest release information for Adobe System Status in the May 21, 2020 release notes.
Includes release update information and new documentation for Experience Platform and Platform tagging.
August 25, 2021 updates to existing features in Experience Platform include:
See Experience Platform release notes for details.
New videos, tutorials, or courses published for Experience Platform and services.
|August 2021||Activate profiles and segments to a destination||Video||Learn the steps that marketers can take to activate audience segments to destinations in Real-time CDP. See how to start this workstream in either the Destinations or Segments interfaces, whichever is most convenient for you.|
|August 2021||Configuring file-based cloud storage or email marketing destinations||Video||Get tips during a walkthrough of the configuration of a file-based destination in Adobe’s Real-time Customer Data Platform (CDP).|
With Adobe Journey Optimizer, you can manage scheduled omnichannel campaigns and one-to-one moments for millions of customers from a single application — and the entire journey is optimized with intelligent decisioning and insights.
Find out more about the latest capabilities, improvements, and fixes in the Journey Optimizer Release Notes.
More resources for Journey Optimizer
Use Experience Platform to orchestrate a customer’s journey at scale across experience channels, by intelligently anticipating every individual’s needs in real time.
New videos, tutorials, or courses published for Adobe Campaign.
|August 2021||Introduction to building a journey||Video||Understand the basics of building a journey in the journey canvas.|
|August 2021||Set up data - overview||Video||Learn about real-time customer profile data and which steps are required to set up customer profile data for Journey Optimizer.|
|August 2021||Map identities||Video||Learn how and when to label a schema field as an identity, how to create a namespace, when to make an identity primary, and how to ingest and verify identity data.|
|August 2021||Use Case: Burst Message||Video||Understand the applicable use cases for burst messaging. Learn how to configure a journey for burst messages and which best practices to apply.|
More resources for Journey Orchestration
Offer Decisioning is an Application Service integrated with Adobe Experience Platform. Use Offer Decisioning to deliver the best offer and experience to your customers across all touch points at the right time.
See Offer Decisioning release notes to stay up to date.
More resources for Offer Decisioning
Release date: August 19, 2021
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|New Connections Info experience||This Connections UI enhancement lets you know whether and when your data is ready to be used in reporting. It also lets you track any issues with processing data. Learn more||August 19, 2021|
|Control over case sensitivity in Data View dimensions||Allows you to control whether Customer Journey Analytics treats dimension values as case sensitive. This allows for de-duplication of rows that have the same value, but a different case. Learn more||August 19, 2021|
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|EOL of Adobe Data Connectors||August 3, 2020||Adobe Data Connectors are powered by legacy technology that is no longer viable or supported. A new standard is available in the Adobe Exchange Partner Program. You can use that standard for any integration to continue to be offered and supported. The official end-of-life date is August 19, 2021. Learn more…|
|EOL for three Analytics API services||July 15, 2021||On August 18, 2021, the following Analytics Legacy API services will reach their end-of-life date and will be shut down. Any current integrations built using these services will stop working on that day.
|EOL of Full Processing Data Sources||April 12, 2021||Adobe deprecated full processing data sources on July 31, 2021. As of March 25, 2021, new imports of this type can no longer be created. Please use Bulk Data Insertion API to import this type of data.|
|Sign in update to Report Builder||April 9, 2021||On January 14, 2021, the Report Builder sign-in updates removed dependencies on legacy technologies and aligned the sign-in process with Experience Cloud. Experience Cloud uses your Enterprise ID (email and password). To ensure uninterrupted access to Report Builder, update the Report Builder add-in to version 5.6.47 or later by July 22, 2021. Report Builder version 5.6.47 and later supports only the Experience Cloud sign-in and will not support single sign-on.|
New courses, tutorials, and articles in Analytics and Customer Journey Analytics.
|August 2021||Scatterplot visualization||Video||With this visualization, you can see the relationship between multiple metrics for your dimensions, graphing out the items on an X/Y plot. Discover outliers and insights to help you make business decisions.|
|August 2021||Treemap visualization||Video||Learn how to add and configure the Treemap visualization in your Analysis Workspace project. This visualization can help you visually analyze many data points at once.|
|August 2021||Understanding How Data Gets into Your Analysis Workspace Project||Video||Learn how to see the flow of data from your page to the tables and visualizations in Analysis Workspace, using the Adobe Experience Platform Debugger extension in Chrome.|
|August 2021||Summary number and Summary change visualizations||Video||Learn how to add and configure the Summary number and Summary change visualizations in Analysis Workspace.|
|August 2021||Venn Diagram Visualization in Analysis Workspace||Video||You can visually show overlap and intersection of segments in Analysis Workspace using the Venn diagram visualization. It’s easy to create stunning, insightful Venn diagrams in a matter of seconds.|
|August 2021||Bullet Graph Visualization in Analysis Workspace||Video||Bullet graphs are a useful way to show progress toward (or in excess of) a goal in your analysis. They provide you with another way to visualize your organization’s success.|
Fixes and improvements in Audience Manager.
traitAliasfield, when updating the segment-to-destination mappings. (AAM-58789)
Adobe recommends visiting the Experience Manager release updates and roadmaps page to stay current on release information.
Experience Manager as a Cloud Service
What is new on Experience Manager as a Cloud Service?
Play the July 2021 Release Overview video for a summary of the features added.
Cloud Acceleration Manager
Play the Cloud Acceleration Manager demo video.
Experience Manager as a Cloud Service Foundation
org.apache.sling.datasource-1.0.4.jarfor Sling data source support has been removed, as it has outdated functionality and is not in use by customers.
Experience Manager Assets as a Cloud Service
New features available in the Assets prerelease channel
Experience Manager Forms as a Cloud Service
New features available in the Forms prerelease channel
A comprehensive list of the latest article is here.
New videos, tutorials, and courses published over the past month.
|August 2021||Adobe Asset Link 3.0||Video||Asset Link extension for Adobe Creative Cloud for enterprise extends the capability to search and browse, sort, preview, upload assets, check out, modify, check-in, and view metadata of Experience Manager assets within Creative Cloud applications.|
|August 2021||Assets Essentials||Video||Learn about Asset Essentials, including folder structure and basic operations such as move, copy, and rename. New videos also include how to use assets, create content, and collaborate on asset management using comments, annotations, and tasks.|
|August 2021||Assets Essentials||Video||Learn how to filter, search, and download assets in Assets Essentials.|
|August 2021||Pipeline Overview - Tour Guide||Video||Get an overview of AEM as a Cloud Service’s Cloud Manager Pipeline.|
|August 2021||Configure and Run Your Pipeline - Tour Guide||Video||Learn how to configure and run your pipeline.|
Release notes and other release information links for Experience Manager are here:
Adobe Campaign provides an intuitive, automated way to deliver one-to-one messages across online and offline marketing channels. You can now anticipate what your clients want using experiences determined by their habits and preferences.
Find out more about the latest capabilities, improvements, and fixes released:
Release notes for Adobe Advertising Cloud.
Last updated: August 12, 2021, for August 11 release
|Pre-bid viewability for placements||Pre-bid viewability filters from Oracle Advertising (Moat) are now available for your placements.|
Last updated: August 20, 2021, for August 21 release
Your Adobe account manager will contact you with more information and implementation instructions.
|Portfolios||A new Objectives Beta with automated weight recommendations is available to all users. The new interface includes more guidance on creating objectives and setting initial goal weights. Weight recommendations are available for assist metrics only.|
See the following links for Adobe Commerce release notes:
Last Updated: August 3, 2021
See Target release notes for the latest release information.
Marketo Engage is a complete application for lead management and B2B marketers looking to transform customer experiences by engaging across every stage of complex buying journeys.
See Marketo Engage release schedule for the latest release schedule information and release notes.
Adobe Workfront is a unified work management application for sharing ideas, creating content, managing complex processes, and doing their best work.
See the Workfront releases page for a round-up of the latest information for all products.
New videos, tutorials, or courses published for Adobe Document Cloud.
|August 2021||Use case recipes||Video||Speed up your organization’s digital workflows with these government and commercial e-signature examples.|
|August 2021||Use Case showcase||Recorded sessions||The Use Case Showcase is a livestream session introducing you to new Adobe Sign use cases, trends, and showing how your organization can implement and benefit from them. Each month a new topic is highlighted.|
|August 2021||Adobe Sign Skill Builder||Recorded sessions||Adobe Sign Skill Builders are 30-minute sessions designed to put your e-signatures to work—without adding any extra work to your day.|
For Document Cloud help, see:
New videos, tutorials, or courses published for Creative Cloud for enterprise.
|August 2021||Search Adobe Stock licensing history||Video||Learn how to quickly search your organization’s Adobe Stock licensing history in Creative Cloud for enterprise.|
|August 2021||Sharing branding assets with Creative Cloud Libraries for teams||Video||Learn how to create, use, and share branding assets for your group or team using Creative Cloud Libraries for teams.|
|August 2021||Creating Creative Cloud Libraries for teams||Video||Learn how to share assets within a group or team using Creative Cloud Libraries for teams.|
|August 2021||Adobe Acrobat Skill Builder webinars||Webinars||Adobe Acrobat Skill Builders are 30-minute sessions designed to take your PDf workflows to the next level. Each month a new topic is highlighted.|
See Creative Cloud for Enterprise Tutorials for the latest tutorials.